Today, the United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2015 America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set. This product provides collectors with the first opportunity to acquire this year’s five different quarters struck in a composition of 90% silver.
The America the Beautiful Quarters Program is in its sixth year, with five different designs issued annually featuring national parks or sites from each state, territory, and the District of Columbia. The obverse design of each coin contains the 1932 portrait of George Washington designed by John Flanagan.
The five different reverse designs for this year’s quarters feature:
- Homestead National Monument of America in Nebraska
- Kisatchie National Forest in Louisiana
- Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina
- Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge in Delaware
- Saratoga National Historical Park in New York
The 2015 America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set is priced at $31.95 plus applicable shipping and handling. There are no household or product limits established.
Each coin included in the set is struck to proof quality at the San Francisco Mint in a composition of 90% silver and 10% copper. The weight of each coin is 6.250 grams with a diameter of 0.955 inches. The five coins are packaged in a single protective lens which is placed in an illustrated outer box with certificate of authenticity.
For additional information or to place an order, please visit http://catalog.usmint.gov/